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Inspiration

Sometimes we need a little inspiration to get more from life after 60. Let’s explore the lives and stories of inspirational women who have changed the world.

What’s Your Special Word for 2021?
1 month ago

What’s Your Special Word for 2021?

By  •  Lifestyle

Four years ago, we sold our big house in Texas and moved 800 miles away to a small home in Nashville. As we sorted through our belongings, and packed up our life in Houston, we donated, purged, consigned, and sold…
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There’s No Better Time to Confront Your Fears Than After 60
1 month ago

There’s No Better Time to Confront Your Fears Than After 60

By  •  Lifestyle

Do you want to feel empowered? Energetic? Self-confident? One way to do that is by trying new things and confronting your fears. When you step outside your comfort zone and challenge yourself with a new sport, a new technology…
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2 Reasons and 1 Ritual for Honoring the Solstice
1 month ago

2 Reasons and 1 Ritual for Honoring the Solstice

By  •  Mindset

2020 has given us many challenges and some blessings in disguise. I am certainly grateful for the lessons I’ve learned this year which forced me out of my comfort zone and made me stronger. That said, I’m hopeful that next year’s lessons…
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8 Ways That Learning to Sing Can Light Up Your Life!
1 month ago

8 Ways That Learning to Sing Can Light Up Your Life!

Many, perhaps most of us, are moved to sing. I know this from my numerous years of giving concerts. Often, I hear from audience members that they had “always wanted to sing.” “I don’t have a good voice, but I really…
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Creating Tangible Memories: Make a Photo Album in 5 Simple Steps
1 month ago

Creating Tangible Memories: Make a Photo Album in 5 Simple Steps

In this digital day and age, we seem to be printing fewer and fewer photos because they are ‘safely’ tucked away on our computers. I think that’s a pity because there’s nothing like the tactile experience of holding a photo in our hands…
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Celebrate Life with the Power of Light
1 month ago

Celebrate Life with the Power of Light

By  •  Mindset

This is the season of celebrations. Yet, for many of us, finding good cheer to celebrate is difficult. These days darkness is trying to sneak into our lives as both our daylight and our spirits grow shorter and darker. In my part of the world…
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Create a Personal Altar for Inspiration and Self-Care
1 month ago

Create a Personal Altar for Inspiration and Self-Care

By  •  Mindset

For thousands of years, altars have been a physical and spiritual focus of religious sites and holy places. Today, though, many people are embracing and benefitting from personal altars in the home for their own inspiration and self-care…
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Lessons for Staying at Home in Pandemic Times
2 months ago

Lessons for Staying at Home in Pandemic Times

There is no escape from the reality that we are at this moment looking into the eye of the Covid storm. The limitations this invisible but ever present enemy places on our lives has made for a difficult 2020. Writing from here in the U.S…
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No New Year’s Resolutions for Me! The Confessions of a Mature Woman
2 months ago

No New Year’s Resolutions for Me! The Confessions of a Mature Woman

By  •  Mindset

Smile if you have made New Year’s resolutions in the past. Now smile again if you have kept them all year. It is truly difficult to keep those ‘promises’ going for an entire year, isn’t it? That was me until 3 years ago – until I read a book…
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A Season to Explore the Spiritual: What I Found I Want to Do This Side of 60
2 months ago

A Season to Explore the Spiritual: What I Found I Want to Do This Side of 60

I’ve had a blind faith in The Man Upstairs for a long time. I grew up small-town Catholic but knew little about the Bible. Catholics have Catechism, not Bible study. We did not have nuns. We were lucky to share a priest with a triangle…
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